Social Media Manager in Phoenix, Arizona
Some Awesome Information About Me:
During the day: Social Media Manager and social media workshop trainer for international and national brands. Specializing in influencer marketing. I am passionate about making the internet more helpful and continuously engaging communities.
After work: Professional technology reporter and lifestyle blogger. Brand Advocate in startup space.
Some past brands I've worked with are: G Style Magazine, TechWeLike, NYC Lifestyle Real Estate Properties, Impact Magazine, theAmericanHYPE, Black Enterprise, Samsung, Nokia, Lenovo, Sony, Starbucks, more to create digital content for their communities.
My background in higher education social media allowed me be the Campus Social Media Voice aka Campus Social Media Community Manager at SUNY Ulster for three years. I was the creator and editor-in-chief of the campus blog, Voices (http://blog.sunyulster.edu) until September 2016. In my higher education social media work, I focus on the “Three Rs” on higher education communications; Recruit (Admissions), Retention (Campus Life) and Return (Alumni).
As well as being the social media manager on campus, I also facilitated discussions with faculty about social media as a communication tool through various workshops I’ve developed for Instructional Design.
Community Management is my passion. I’m a huge geek about tech ed in higher learning environments. I am "MissVersatile" throughout the internet. From 2014-2016, I was abrand lifestyle blogger for #VZWBuzz for Verizon Wireless through The Online Mom Media.
I talk about mobile lifestyle topics. My speciality is mobile lifestyle and millennial life mobile needs. Perpetual blogger- lover of Tumblr, Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, and Wordpress platforms.
In my free time, I most adore speaking on social media, digital brand development, and creating engaging communities. My favorite conferences to attend are CES, SXSWi/SXSW, SMX, BlogHer, and Social Media Week. Other skills available to share; Social Media Enabler, starts it then teaches you "how to fish", most fun moderating Twitter Chats for brands.Social Media Marketing, enables brands to connect digitally with communities & RonR (Return on Relationships coined By Ted Rubin) Tech Writer; Windows fan girl (#windowsgirlgeek), gadgets & apps. Speciality is reporting about devices that are most useful to the differently abled community and mobile professionals.